Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Microsoft App-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 785 977 881
Rank change year-on-year +192 -96 -88
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 408 216 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 1.78% 1.00% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 258 180 312
UK median annual salary £52,500 £43,750 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -7.89%
10th Percentile £35,350 £32,000 £32,440
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £64,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -11.11%

Microsoft App-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 22,863 21,605 24,018
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.10% 12.28% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19,029 17,931 20,287
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +1.27%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Microsoft App-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V.

Salary trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the UK over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +161 375 £52,500 +16.67% 27
London +101 209 £53,500 -0.47% 16
UK excluding London +58 176 £50,000 +25.00% 12
Midlands +54 56 £43,250 +15.33% 1
West Midlands +29 51 £48,000 +22.07% 1
South West +32 36 £35,000 -26.32% 2
South East -3 30 £55,000 +42.86% 5
North of England 0 26 £50,000 +5.26% 2
East of England +18 16 £36,000 -7.10% 1
Yorkshire - 16 £50,000 -
Scotland -41 12 £57,500 +35.29% 1
North West -19 10 £50,000 +5.26% 2
East Midlands +15 5 £42,500 +21.43%

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 377 (92.40%) Windows
2 293 (71.81%) Microsoft
3 285 (69.85%) Citrix
4 279 (68.38%) Active Directory
5 269 (65.93%) VMware
6 259 (63.48%) SCCM
7 235 (57.60%) Windows 10
8 226 (55.39%) Windows Server
9 202 (49.51%) Office 365
10 187 (45.83%) PowerShell
11 185 (45.34%) XenApp
12 183 (44.85%) XenDesktop
12 183 (44.85%) Windows 7
13 177 (43.38%) Windows Server 2012
14 171 (41.91%) VMware Infrastructure
15 153 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
16 132 (32.35%) Application Packaging
17 126 (30.88%) Finance
18 123 (30.15%) MSI
19 120 (29.41%) Hyper-V
20 111 (27.21%) VMware ESXi
21 106 (25.98%) Microsoft Azure
22 100 (24.51%) ITIL
23 94 (23.04%) Asset Management
24 88 (21.57%) Degree
25 86 (21.08%) Microsoft Certification
26 85 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
26 85 (20.83%) MCSE
27 84 (20.59%) SCOrch
28 78 (19.12%) Ivanti

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 56 (13.73%) MS Exchange
2 45 (11.03%) IIS
3 26 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (4.17%) SharePoint
5 11 (2.70%) Skype for Business
6 8 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.23%) Drupal
8 3 (0.74%) Confluence
9 2 (0.49%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 85 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.23%) Workday HCM
2 4 (0.98%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.98%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.25%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 202 (49.51%) Office 365
2 106 (25.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (6.62%) Azure Active Directory
4 20 (4.90%) OneDrive
5 16 (3.92%) IaaS
6 15 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (3.43%) PaaS
8 10 (2.45%) SaaS
9 8 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 7 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (1.72%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.98%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 68 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 62 (15.20%) SAN
3 57 (13.97%) DHCP
3 57 (13.97%) DNS
4 45 (11.03%) TCP/IP
5 31 (7.60%) NAS
6 27 (6.62%) Remote Desktop
7 17 (4.17%) Internet
8 15 (3.68%) Firewall
9 13 (3.19%) Skype
10 9 (2.21%) VLAN
10 9 (2.21%) VoIP
11 7 (1.72%) Network Security
11 7 (1.72%) PCoIP
12 5 (1.23%) Ethernet
13 4 (0.98%) iSCSI
13 4 (0.98%) Wireshark
14 3 (0.74%) Kerberos
15 2 (0.49%) SNMP
15 2 (0.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.05%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.23%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.23%) MySQL
4 5 (1.23%) Power BI
4 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.25%) MS Access
7 1 (0.25%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 123 (30.15%) MSI
2 24 (5.88%) InstallShield
3 7 (1.72%) WiX
4 6 (1.47%) AdminStudio
5 5 (1.23%) JIRA
6 3 (0.74%) WinDbg
7 2 (0.49%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 126 (30.88%) Finance
2 70 (17.16%) Banking
3 56 (13.73%) Investment Banking
4 31 (7.60%) Retail Banking
5 15 (3.68%) Retail
6 9 (2.21%) Front Office
7 7 (1.72%) Back Office
8 4 (0.98%) Publishing
9 3 (0.74%) Law
9 3 (0.74%) Legal
10 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.25%) Local Government
10 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.25%) Marketing
10 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 113 (27.70%) Desktop Support
2 95 (23.28%) Desktop Engineer
3 64 (15.69%) Architect
4 58 (14.22%) SCCM Engineer
5 54 (13.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 39 (9.56%) Citrix Engineer
6 39 (9.56%) Support Engineer
7 36 (8.82%) Senior Desktop Engineer
8 35 (8.58%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 34 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
10 31 (7.60%) Applications Engineer
11 28 (6.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 28 (6.86%) Office 365 Engineer
12 27 (6.62%) Citrix Support
12 27 (6.62%) Citrix Support Engineer
12 27 (6.62%) Technical Architect
13 25 (6.13%) Solutions Architect
14 24 (5.88%) Analyst
14 24 (5.88%) Senior VMware Engineer
15 23 (5.64%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (18.38%) Software Packaging
2 13 (3.19%) .NET
3 11 (2.70%) CSS
3 11 (2.70%) HTML
4 10 (2.45%) Web Services
5 6 (1.47%) .NET Framework
5 6 (1.47%) AngularJS
5 6 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (1.47%) Dapper ORM
5 6 (1.47%) Entity Framework
5 6 (1.47%) MFC
5 6 (1.47%) NHibernate
5 6 (1.47%) WCF
5 6 (1.47%) WPF
6 5 (1.23%) HTML5
6 5 (1.23%) SOAP
7 4 (0.98%) jQuery
7 4 (0.98%) REST
7 4 (0.98%) TIBCO EMS
7 4 (0.98%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 54 (13.24%) Fat Client
1 54 (13.24%) Thin Client
2 52 (12.75%) Data Centre
3 44 (10.78%) Computer Science
4 40 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (9.07%) User Experience
6 12 (2.94%) Blackberry
6 12 (2.94%) Mobile Computing
7 10 (2.45%) iPad
7 10 (2.45%) iPhone
7 10 (2.45%) Public Cloud
8 9 (2.21%) Minimum Viable Product
9 8 (1.96%) EPoS
9 8 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
9 8 (1.96%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.72%) Hedge funds
10 7 (1.72%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.23%) EMC VNX
11 5 (1.23%) Reinsurance
12 4 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 377 (92.40%) Windows
2 235 (57.60%) Windows 10
3 226 (55.39%) Windows Server
4 183 (44.85%) Windows 7
5 177 (43.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 153 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (4.90%) Mac OS X
8 10 (2.45%) Android
8 10 (2.45%) Windows Phone
9 9 (2.21%) Linux
10 7 (1.72%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.23%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.98%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.74%) Unix
15 2 (0.49%) Solaris
15 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.49%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.25%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (32.35%) Application Packaging
2 100 (24.51%) ITIL
3 94 (23.04%) Asset Management
4 77 (18.87%) Application Virtualisation
5 66 (16.18%) Task Automation
6 58 (14.22%) Service Delivery
7 56 (13.73%) Migration
8 52 (12.75%) Time Management
9 47 (11.52%) Customer Requirements
10 45 (11.03%) Presales
11 39 (9.56%) Project Management
12 37 (9.07%) Line Management
13 34 (8.33%) Wealth Management
14 33 (8.09%) Business Development
15 30 (7.35%) Root Cause Analysis
16 28 (6.86%) Desktop Virtualisation
16 28 (6.86%) Mobile Device Management
17 23 (5.64%) Change Management
17 23 (5.64%) ITSM
18 22 (5.39%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 187 (45.83%) PowerShell
2 34 (8.33%) SQL
3 20 (4.90%) VBScript
4 18 (4.41%) C#
5 11 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.72%) VB
7 6 (1.47%) Java
8 5 (1.23%) PHP
9 4 (0.98%) Go
10 3 (0.74%) Perl
10 3 (0.74%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 88 (21.57%) Degree
2 86 (21.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 85 (20.83%) MCSE
4 43 (10.54%) Citrix Certification
5 41 (10.05%) Computer Science Degree
6 33 (8.09%) Security Cleared
7 32 (7.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 20 (4.90%) CCEA
9 12 (2.94%) CCNA
9 12 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (2.45%) CCA
10 10 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (2.45%) MCSA
11 9 (2.21%) SC Cleared
12 7 (1.72%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.49%) MCTS
14 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.64%) SLA
2 4 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 4 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 279 (68.38%) Active Directory
2 185 (45.34%) XenApp
3 183 (44.85%) XenDesktop
4 171 (41.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 120 (29.41%) Hyper-V
6 111 (27.21%) VMware ESXi
7 78 (19.12%) vSphere
8 72 (17.65%) Virtual Desktop
9 53 (12.99%) XenServer
10 27 (6.62%) BitLocker
11 21 (5.15%) Virtual Machines
12 9 (2.21%) Terminal Server
13 8 (1.96%) DFS Replication
14 7 (1.72%) Xen
15 5 (1.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 5 (1.23%) Docker
15 5 (1.23%) ISA Server
15 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
16 4 (0.98%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 259 (63.48%) SCCM
2 84 (20.59%) SCOrch
3 56 (13.73%) Microsoft Intune
4 50 (12.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 47 (11.52%) SCOM
6 35 (8.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 31 (7.60%) vCenter Server
8 30 (7.35%) SCVMM
9 20 (4.90%) XenMobile
10 19 (4.66%) Jamf Pro
10 19 (4.66%) SCDPM
11 18 (4.41%) WSUS
12 17 (4.17%) SCSM
13 16 (3.92%) AirWatch
14 12 (2.94%) EdgeSight
15 10 (2.45%) vMotion
16 9 (2.21%) NetBackup
17 7 (1.72%) Nagios
18 6 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
19 5 (1.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 293 (71.81%) Microsoft
2 285 (69.85%) Citrix
3 269 (65.93%) VMware
4 78 (19.12%) Ivanti
5 43 (10.54%) HP
6 39 (9.56%) Cisco
7 35 (8.58%) Apple
8 33 (8.09%) Reuters
9 31 (7.60%) Bloomberg
10 30 (7.35%) FactSet
11 19 (4.66%) McAfee
12 18 (4.41%) Dell
13 16 (3.92%) Altiris
13 16 (3.92%) EMC
13 16 (3.92%) Symantec
14 15 (3.68%) Capita
14 15 (3.68%) Google
15 13 (3.19%) Oracle
16 11 (2.70%) IBM
16 11 (2.70%) Wyse